Harrison Early Career Assistant Professor of Statistics (78760-116)

University of Warwick - Department of Statistics

Fixed Term Contract for 3 years.

The next opportunity to join the internationally renowned Department of Statistics at the University of Warwick, for a 3 year fixed-term assistant professorship, is now available, as part of a rolling programme of Harrison early-career posts.

We are looking for an outstanding early career academic in statistics (to be interpreted in the widest sense and to include both applied and methodological statistics, probability, probabilistic operational research and mathematical finance together with interdisciplinary topics involving one or more of these areas).

The appointment will carry a low teaching load (ca. 45 hours of lectures p.a.) and is intended for applicants with evidence or promise of world-class research excellence.

You should have a PhD in Statistics or Mathematics or an equivalent qualification.

It is expected that interviews will take place in the week starting January 30, 2017.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Professors Mark Steel (m.steel@warwick.ac.uk) or Gareth Roberts (gareth.o.roberts@warwick.ac.uk) or to any other senior member of the Warwick Statistics Department.

Please would all applicants ensure that their referees send a letter of reference by email to Paula.Matthews@stats.warwick.ac.uk (Department Administrator) by the closing date.

Start date: Flexible, although we would prefer the successful candidate to be in post by 1 September, 2017.

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.

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